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George W Bush says he called dad 'wonderful'

George W Bush says he called dad 'wonderful'

George P. Bush is the son of Jeb (John Ellis Bush) and Columba Bush, Jeb being the former presidential candidate and second oldest child of the late George H.W. Bush.

To expand on what Cuomo was getting at, perhaps Lemon should withhold his contempt for Trump until after we say our goodbyes to the late President Bush. Bush observed that his father was always "in constant motion", though he was "never too busy to share his life with those around him".

Trump sat with his wife, a trio of ex-presidents and their wives, several of them sharp critics of his presidency and one of them, Hillary Clinton, his 2016 Democratic foe.

The passing of Bush, only the second president to see his son follow him to the Oval Office, has led Americans to reflect on his life of duty and service to country as a leader of the so-called "Greatest Generation". But more than anything, he said he's grateful that his "decency, sincerity, and kind soul will stay with us forever". He said he took comfort in knowing "Dad is hugging Robin and holding Mom's hand again".

Since it was built, the 4141 George Bush locomotive has delivered shipments across all 23 states served by Union Pacific, the company said.

Trump closed the federal government on Wednesday to mark a day of mourning for Bush, and several U.S. financial exchanges were closed.

Roberts joined ABC News' Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl and Political Director Rick Klein to discuss Bush's presidency. Former President George W. Bush and his wife greeted the Trumps outside before everyone went in for the private, 20-minute visit.

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Speaking to Shannon Bream on Tuesday, the national radio host said the mainstream media acted in a "vicious and partisan" way toward Bush 41 when he was president, similar to the treatment of other Republicans.

Bill Clinton and Mrs. Obama smiled and chatted as music played.

Days of mourning, processions and services for the passing of President George H.W. Bush culminated in a service at St. Martin's Episcopal Church in Houston.

Here's what to know about Bush's funeral services. "Anybody who likes my sense of humor, I immediately like", Bush said.

Wednesday's state funeral was attended by all the living former presidents, their wives and President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump.

Trump's relationship with the Bush family has been tense.

At a time of extraordinary and deep political fissures, Bush was looked to this week as a gracious servant of country who aimed to bridge the political divide.